- Zindziswa 'Zindzi' Mandela has sadly passed away at the age of 59 years old
- Zindzi was a political activist who helped fight the oppressive apartheid regime and who has left a legacy behind that will never die
- Celebrities have been taking to social media to pay their respects and express their feelings since the news broke
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Mzansi celebrities have come out in their numbers to extend their condolences on the passing of Zindziswa 'Zindzi' Mandela
Zindzi passed away suddenly aged 59 years old, according to the Nelson Mandela Foundation, a sad and unexpected death that has left SA in shock.
Briefly.co.za has seen the endless messages of love, support, honour and condolence that have been pouring in ever since the news broke.
The daughter of struggle veterans Nelson Mandela and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela had served as an SA ambassador to Denmark. Mandela leaves behind four children and her husband. Zindzi was a political activist and helped fight the oppressive apartheid regime.
SA has lost a true legend whose memory will forever live on through the endless battles she fought and the undeniable impact that she made.
Zindzi was a friend, sister, mother, daughter, role model and so much more. Her passing has hit home hard for many.
Celebrities such as Trevor Stuurman, Nandi Madida and many more have taken to social media to express their shock, extend their condolences and pay tribute to Zindzi.
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Previously, Briefly.co.za reported that Zindzi had gotten some tongues wagging after posing with top EFF officials ahead of the most recent elections.
It is well-known that Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema had shared a close bond with Zindzi's late mother.
After the situation had gone viral, Mandela had clapped back over her right to freedom:
"I don't flirt with EFF South Africa, I have deep, pure unconditional love and respect for Julius Malema and that won't stop. Mandela Legacy? Are you talking about both my parents who loved and respected CIC?"
More information on Zindzi's passing will be published once it becomes available.
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